Are you tired of using harsh cleaning products? Looking for natural ways to clean your home in between house cleaning visits? Here are tips on how to clean your home naturally.
According to an article at housekeeping.org, “House Cleaning Naturally”
“Go Natural When Cleaning
Instead of spending all your time spraying down counters and tubs with harsh chemicals, opt for natural solutions that will save time and money. The experts at Vine.com, an online shopping destination for natural, organic and sustainably-made goods, recommend the following:
- Use grapefruit and salt as a tub or stove-top scrub: This do-it-yourself trick removes thick grime and dirt rings off your shower area and does amazing work on cast iron tubs. It’s a quick and easy alternative to labor intensive and time-consuming scrubbing.
- Clean drains with baking soda and vinegar: Ditch the lye-based drain cleaners and opt for a natural do-it-yourself trick instead. Simply pour one cup of baking soda down a dry, empty sink followed by two cups of boiling water down the drain. After a few minutes, pour one additional cup of baking soda down the drain and add one cup of white vinegar. Plug up the drain immediately. You will soon see bubbles foaming. When the bubbles have died down, add the remaining boiling water down the drain.
- Remove Hard Water Stains with a Lemon: You don’t need harsh chemicals to tackle hard water stains in the shower. A fresh lemon will do the trick with a quick swipe and rinse.” To read the entire article click here.